Press release
Friday, May 2, 2014

AGC AeroComposites to Exhibit at the 2014 Mission Solutions Summit

AGC AeroComposites to showcase innovative technologies at Army Aviation Association of America event 
AGC AeroComposites, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company will showcase its engineering and manufacturing capabilities at the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) 2014 Mission Solutions. Summit May 4-6 in Nashville, Tenn.

AGC AeroComposites will exhibit its latest innovative technologies in composite materials, structures and customized processes at the annual AAAA-sponsored event, which brings together the entire army aviation community to network and showcase solutions for Warfighters.

AGC AeroComposites products on display include helicopter weapons mounts such as the Lightweight Armament Support Structure (LASS) and the new Multi-Station LASS (MSLASS) for the UH-60 Black Hawk. Composite Universal Weapons Pylon (CUWP) for the OH-58 Kiowa Warrior, helmet-mounted devices such as the Binocular Optical Support Structure (BOSS) used on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter pilot’s helmet and the Night Display Adapter Shell (NDAS) used to mount night vision goggles to a variety of fixed-wing platforms will also be on display.

This year’s Summit will be held at Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Hotel. Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, Gen. John F. Campbell, has been confirmed as the Keynote Speaker on Monday, May 5.

AGC AeroComposites is backed by a vast experience in producing high-quality aftermarket and production assemblies for a variety of military and commercial frames, as well as general aviation aircraft platforms. With operations in Seattle (WA), Monterey (CA), and Hayden (ID) in the United States and Yeovil, Portland and Derby in the United Kingdom, the company has a reputation for responsiveness and meeting complex market demands.

AGC AeroComposites is an AGC Aerospace & Defense company.

AGC Aerospace & Defense, the unifying brand of private equity group Acorn Growth Companies, is a global supplier of technologies, systems and services supporting key commercial and military programs. Capabilities within the AGC Aerospace & Defense portfolio range from financing, engineering, and integration services to manufacturing, logistics, and aircraft modifications. AGC Aerospace & Defense is organized into four operating groups: AeroComposites, Finance, Integrated Defense, and Services.